Air Pollution Control Public Notices

The Daily News Publication Date: May 1, 2018

The Shelby County Health Department (Department), Pollution Control Section has received applications to construct or modify air contaminant sources at the following locations and of the following descriptions.  These permitting actions are not subject to the Prevention of Significant Air Quality Deterioration (PSD) requirements, as described in the Rules and Regulations of the State of Tennessee, Section 1200-3-9.01 (4)(a)2. 


Toof Commercial Printing Company
4222 Pilot Drive, Memphis
Requesting a permit to relocate and construct the following printing sources from 670 South Cooper Avenue: One (1) Heidelberg 40” 6-color and three (3) Ryobi 2-color presses. 

South Shelby RNG, LLC
4569 Holmes Road, Memphis
Requesting a construction permit to receive collected landfill gas (LFG) from the landfill, recover the methane for sale as a high-Btu fuel to nearby Memphis Light, Gas and Water transmission line, and combust compounds such as the volatile organic compounds and hazardous air pollutants that have been stripped from the raw LFG as part of the LFG refining process.


NCI Group, Inc. (d/b/a Metal Prep)
1836 Dock Street, Memphis
Requesting to modify an existing Permit No. 00546-0PR to update permit conditions relating to compliance with 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 60 Subpart TT, Standards of Performance for Metal Coil Surface Coating.

A copy of the application materials used by the Department is available for public inspection at the Pollution Control Section office, during normal business hours (8:00 am – 4:30 pm).  Interested parties are invited to review these materials and provide written comments.  Written comments will be accepted for a period of thirty (30) calendar days after the date of this public notice at the following address:

Shelby County Health Department
Attn: Robert Rogers P.E., Technical Manager
814 Jefferson Ave. 
Memphis, TN 38105


The Daily News 
Publication Date: March 28, 2018 


ConAgra Brands has applied to the Shelby County Health Department (SCHD), Pollution Control Section, for a renewal and minor modification of their existing Title V major source operating permit. They are also requesting to change their Title V permit to a synthetic minor permit. This facility is subject to the provisions of City of Memphis Code Section 16-77 [Reference Ru1es and Regulations of Tennessee, Rule 1200-3-9-.02 (11)] (frequently referred to as the Title V regulations).  A Title V operating permit is required by the Federal Clean Air Act and the City of Memphis Code.  This facility is located at 1351 Williams Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee.   Operations at this facility consist primarily of boilers, therminol process, vegetable oil refining, bleaching, hydrogenation, deodorization, and packaging. Only the portions of the permit affected by the modification are open for comments during the notice period.

A copy of the application materials used by the Department and a copy of the draft permit are available for public inspection at the Pollution Control Section office during normal business hours (Mon.-Fri., 8:00 am – 4:30 pm). Interested parties are invited to review these materials and provide written comments. In addition, a public hearing may be requested at which written or oral presentations may be made. To be considered, written comments or requests for a public hearing must be made within thirty (30) days after the date of this notice and should be addressed to:

Mr. Robert Rogers, Technical Manager
Pollution Control Section
Shelby County Health Department
814 Jefferson Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105

Individuals with disabilities who wish to review this information should contact the Department, Pollution Control Section, to discuss any auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate such review. Contact may be in person, in writing, by telephone, or other means, and should be made no less than ten days prior to the end of the public comment period to allow time to provide such aid or services.

Questions concerning the source may be addressed to Mr. Gregg Fortunato at the above referenced address or by calling (901) 222-9548.  A final determination will be made following review of the relevant comments.